• ELA 10- Rabbitt/Voor Vart

    Monday - May 15, 2017

    • Final Copies of College Essay Assignments were turned in on Friday 5/12
    • Students watched graduation speeches
    • Final Exam - Thursday 5/18

    Wednesday - May 10, 2017

    • Class time to finish rough draft of college essay writing assignment
    • Rough draft is due at the end of the hour - we will peer edit tomorrow

    Monday - May 8, 2017

    • Final writing assignment check point
    • Students turned in 3 college writing prompts - one from Kansas state school and two others from other universities
    • Next step - choose one of three writing prompts and write an explanation why you chose that prompt

    Wednesday - May 3, 2017

    • Students started working on the Final writing assignment

    Tuesday - May 2, 2017

    • Class time to work on Theme Paper revisions
    • Final draft of 1984 Theme Paper due at the beginning of the hour on Wednesday 5/3

    Friday - April 28, 2017

    • Class time to work on 1984 Theme Paper
    • Printed copy of Rough Draft is due when you walk into class on Monday 5/1

    Wednesday - April 26, 2017

    • Class time to work on 1984 Theme Paper

    Tuesday - April 25, 2017

    • Finish watching 1984 movie

    Friday - April 21, 2017

    • Begin watching 1984 movie

    Wednesday - April 19, 2017

    • Students presented recommended government system posters
    • Large Group Lit Circle (Socratic Seminar) for 1984
    • Students will begin working on 1984 theme papers next week

    Tuesday - April 18, 2017

    • Students worked in groups to research types of governments
    • Discuss and decide which type of government is best - present recommendation to President Voor Vart
    • Large group Lit Circle is tomorrow - Students need to bring 6 open ended discussion questions to class

    Monday - April 17, 2017

    • Reading day to prepare for large group Lit Circle on Wednesday 4/19

    Friday - April 14, 2017

    • Today and Monday are reading days for the Final Lit Circle
    • Final Lit Circle will be a large group - each student must bring 6 open ended questions for the discussion - due 4/19

    Wednesday - April 12, 2017

    • Discuss Dystopian societies
    • watch 1984 Apple commercial and work with a partner to complete worksheet
    • turn in Thought Police paper

    Tuesday - April 11, 2017

    • State Testing

    Monday - April 10, 2017

    • State Testing

    Friday - April 7, 2017

    • Class time to work on Thought Police paper

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    • 1984 Lit Circle

    Tuesday - April 4, 2017

    • Class time to work on Thought Police paper - Due Tuesday 4/11
    • Lit Circle is Wednesday 4/5

    Monday - April 3, 2017

     

    Friday - March 31, 2017

    • Class time to begin read Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. - finish reading by Wednesday 4/5
    • Thought Police vs The Outer Party game ended - Thought Police were revealed

     

    Wednesday - March 29, 2017

    • Mr. Rabbitt shared the list of Infractions reported by the Thought Police
    • Students participated in the 1984 Lit Circle

    Tuesday - March 28, 2017

    Monday - March 27, 2017

    Friday - March 24, 2017

    Wednesday - March 22, 2017

    • 1984 Lit Circle #3

    Tuesday - March 21, 2017